Combi works

Supply chain service

Supply Chain Service: A full-scale Procurement Solution

This is an innovative solution designed for us to act as your company’s internal procurement arm. We don’t just assist; we fully integrate with your operations to manage, develop, and optimize your procurement processes.

Our role is a comprehensive solution to transform your procurement and purchasing into a scalable model. This service combines the essential components of procurement and purchasing, supported by Combi Works’ expertise in scalable manufacturing capacity, factory auditing, tech reviews, and cost calculations.

We take the helm of your procurement activities, ensuring they align with your business goals. Our approach involves building and managing the entire procurement framework, from sourcing to final delivery. We develop your purchasing operations processes, refine and oversee all details to bring efficiency and effectiveness to the forefront.

Key to our service is an unwavering commitment to transparency and accountability. We build your visibility into all procurement, purchasing, and supply chain activities, providing you with clear insights and control over these critical aspects of your business. Our Tech reviews and cost calculation processes are pivotal in enhancing your understanding of product costs, leading to more informed decision-making.

This service combines the essential components of procurement and purchasing, supported by Combi Works’ expertise in scalable manufacturing capacity, factory auditing, tech reviews, and cost calculations.

Key Highlights of the Supply Chain Service:

1. Combining procurement and purchasing: The Supply Chain Service merges procurement and purchasing functions into an integrated, efficient process creating cost savings.

2. Digital scalability and traceability: Our Supply Chain Service includes a license for the Airfaas supply chain management software (for the extent that Combi Works manages your supply chain). This powerful system stands at the heart of our services, revolutionizing the way we manage, scale, and trace every aspect of the supply chain and manufacturing process.

3. Scalable manufacturing capacity: Combi Works builds scalable manufacturing capacity including factory audits, ensuring compliance with quality and efficiency standards. We improve your governance.

4. Tech reviews for manufacturability insight: In-depth tech reviews are conducted to assess critical manufacturability and quality aspects, supporting decision-making and product manufacturability improvements.

5. Cost calculations: Combi Works does cost calculations to determine the optimal manufacturing price, providing businesses with an understanding of their actual costs.

6. Purchasing as a service (Paas Model): Businesses can bolster their purchasing capabilities without incurring fixed costs, thanks to the Supply Chain Service’s Paas model. This allows us to analyze and drive cost reductions through the supply chain.

7. NC Handling: The service enhances the accuracy of non-conformance (NC) processing in companies, improving overall quality control.

8. ESG Compliance and Auditing: Combi Works is committed to incorporating Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) aspects into its auditing process, promoting sustainable practices.

Realizing Cost Savings Through the Supply Chain Service:

Combi Works’ Supply Chain Service is built to optimize total cost of ownership and systematically reduce costs while improving the governance of your procurement. We have even shown more than 15% cost savings in purchase prices during the first year, validating the service’s effectiveness.

By partnering with Combi Works and embracing the Supply Chain Service, businesses can unlock new efficiency, cost savings, and streamlined procurement processes. This service not only offers financial benefits but also empowers businesses to make informed decisions that positively impact their bottom line.

Experience the future of procurement and purchasing with Combi Works’ Supply chain service. Contact us today to start


One Supplier – SC consolidation

Combi Works handles large scopes and wide ranges of products with varying methods. We allow the customer to consolidate the supply chain to a more easily manageable package. This way savings are not only in components but in management.

Scalable manufacturing network

Customers rely on Combi Works to be able to manufacture a wide range of products with varying methods and scalable capacity. When orders on the customer side fluctuate, Combi Works can buffer this.

Backup

Customers choose Combi Works because it is more than a single factory. This increases safety because there is a tested back-up to all production ensuring stability and security. Each complex structure has a primary and secondary source ensuring that production can be moved within reasonable time.

Visibility and traceability

Combi Works is managing its manufacturing network using the AirFaas platform and providing visibility and traceability to its customers. By a simple login, the customer is able to visualize projects, offers, orders, shipments and performance.

Sourcing capabilities

Combi Works is proactively able to bring solutions to varying customer needs in capacity, method or global location or when technology moves forward. We quote and if agreed, test new solutions before risks are materialized. The proactiveness brings new competitive production sources based on location or technology.

Manufacturing understanding

Combi Works process includes a price analysis focusing on the parameters affecting price. This ensures that Combi Works is not merely comparing end quotes but gains a deeper understanding of the reasons behind the price. This allows to not only negotiate better, but to anticipate and solve manufacturing situations faster and more accurately.

Supply network levels and categorization

Combi Works conducts deep audits in its partners. All partners are categorized and graduate to supplier levels of Supplier, Category supplier and Network Partner.

Supply chain competitive advantage and categorization

Combi Works analyses the competitive advantages of factories to enable pricing and delivery advantages. This can be closeness to a raw material, economic zones, transport availability or any other.
Combi Works also defines strategically important components across customers and projects and categorizes them to solve difficult needs where they arise, so committing to solve them for the production partners. This ensures competitiveness to partners, both customers and factories.

Technical capabilities

Combi Works studies, learns and supports customers actively to work as a sounding board for RnD in choice of materials and production methods. We also support in improving the quality processes within manufacturing.